Reseachers say intellectual pastimes like mahjong can reduce the risk of dementia. Photo: Nora Tam Reseachers say intellectual pastimes like mahjong can reduce the risk of dementia. Photo: Nora Tam
Reseachers say intellectual pastimes like mahjong can reduce the risk of dementia. Photo: Nora Tam
Ageing society

Playing mahjong and betting on horse racing could decrease dementia risk, Hong Kong study finds

Researchers find that intellectual activities such as playing board and card games and betting on races helped to lower risk of developing symptoms

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Reseachers say intellectual pastimes like mahjong can reduce the risk of dementia. Photo: Nora Tam Reseachers say intellectual pastimes like mahjong can reduce the risk of dementia. Photo: Nora Tam
Reseachers say intellectual pastimes like mahjong can reduce the risk of dementia. Photo: Nora Tam
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